Largest inflation jump in two-and-a-half years
The Retail Prices Index measure of the rise in the cost of living rose to 3.2% in October from 2.6% in September
13 November 2012
Beat London's Tube and bus fare hikes
Bus and Tube fares will increase by an average 4.2% from 2 January next year - but it's possible to beat the hikes
9 November 2012
Benefits to rise 2.2% as inflation falls
Most benefits are pegged to September's CPI inflation measure, which was revealed at 2.2% this morning
16 October 2012
Government caps rail fares rise
Annual regulated rail fare rises in January 2013 and 2014 will not be as high as planned
8 October 2012
'No gain' from minimum wage rises
Low-paid workers will suffer a wage cut in real terms despite an increase from today in the national minimum wage
1 October 2012
Inflation fell in August despite fuel hikes
The retail prices index rate of inflation fell to 2.9% in August down from 3.2% in July, says the ONS
18 September 2012
Household incomes 'should rise in 2013'
Households will get an increase in real income next year for the first time since the credit crunch, research says
17 September 2012
Rail fares could rise by 11.2% as inflation figures revealed
Hard-hit rail commuters face further misery, as it's been revealed some season tickets could go up by 11.2% next year
14 August 2012
Inflation fell again in June
The retail price index measure of inflation fell to 2.8% in June, from 3.1% in May, says the ONS
17 July 2012
Fuel price cuts help inflation fall
The retail prices index rate of inflation fell to 3.1% in May compared to 3.5% in April, the ONS says
19 June 2012
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